Sunday, February 07, 2016

Michael Brecker - "Softly As In A Morning Sunrise"

Recorded in 2003 at the Jazz Baltica festival, featuring Michael Brecker (tenor sax), Ulf Wakenius (guitar), Christian McBride (bass), Benny Green (piano), and Alvin Queen (drums).

Michael Brecker official site

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Lee Konitz, Warne Marsh & Lennie Tristano
- "Subconscious-Lee" & "317 East 32nd St"

Recorded in June 1964 for the CBS TV program Look Up And Live, featuring Lee Konitz (alto sax), Warne Marsh (tenor sax), Lennie Tristano (piano), Sonny Dallas (bass), and Nick Stabulas (drums).

Lee Konitz biography
Warne Marsh fan site
Lennie Tristano tribute site

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Ray Barretto - "Ban Ban Quere"

Featuring Ray Barretto (congas), Ruben Blades (vocals, percussion), Tito Gomez (vocals, percussion), Roberto Rodriguez (trumpet), Ite Perez (trumpet), Josephe "Papy" Roman (trumpet), Artie Webb (flute), Louie Colon (bass), Gil Lopez (piano), and "Little" Ray Romero (timbales).

Ray Barretto on Wikipedia